WORK SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS: WHAT TO SEND
A cover letter telling us about yourself, your writing or illustration background, and why you wish to attend, including indication of financial need. Please include in this letter a 3-5 sentence summary of your submission.
For young adult or middle grade authors: the first five pages of your manuscript, double-spaced (an additional one-page plot synopsis is optional)
OR, for picture book authors: a complete manuscript, double-spaced
OR, for illustrators and author-illustrators: five illustration samples with or without a picture-book dummy.
Include your name, page #, and manuscript title in the footer of each page.
FILE UPLOAD INSTRUCTIONS
• File Names:
o YOUR LAST NAME_TITLE_CATEGORY_COVER_SCH.FILETYPE(for example: Brown_GoodnightMoon_PB_cover_sch.pdf)
o YOUR LAST NAME_TITLE_CATEGORY_MANUSCRIPT_SCH.FILETYPE(for example: Brown_GoodnightMoon_PB_manuscript_sch.pdf)
o YOUR LAST NAME_TITLE_PB_SYNOPSIS._CH.FILETYPE(for example: Brown_GoodnightMoon_PB_synopsis_sch.pdf)